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skewer

verb

Definition of SKEWER

1
to penetrate or hold (something) with a pointed object <let's skewer our marshmallows on these sticks and start toasting>
2
to make (someone or something) the object of unkind laughter <the satirical comic strip gleefully skewers many of society's sacred cows>
Synonyms deride, gibe (or jibe), jeer, laugh (at), mock, scout, shoot down, skewer
Near Antonyms applaud, approve, commend, endorse (also indorse), sanction

March 29, 2015
discomfit Hear it
To thwart or disconcert
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